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Guinardia flaccida (Castracane) H.Peragallo

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Order Rhizosoleniales
Family Rhizosoleniaceae
Genus Guinardia

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Guinardia flaccida (Castracane) H.Peragallo
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Neogoniolithon frutescens (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason

Guinardia flaccida (Castracane) H.Peragallo
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Publication details
Guinardia flaccida (Castracane) H.Peragallo 1892: 107, pl. 13: figs 3-5

Published in: Peragallo, H. (1892). Monographie du genre Rhizosolenia et de quelques genres voisins. Diatomiste 1: 79-82, 99-117.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Guinardia.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Rhizosolenia flaccida Castracane

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhizosolenia flaccida Castracane 1886

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Henseniella baltica Schütt 1894
Guinardia baltica Schütt 1896

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cleve, P.T. (1894). Redogörelse för de svenska hydrografiska undersökningarne Åren 1893-1894 under ledning af G. Eckman, O. Pettersson och A. Wijkander. II. Planktonundersökningar, Cilicoflagellater och Diatomacéer [Including] Contributions to a description of the plankton-flora of Sweden.. Bihang till Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, Afd. III 20(2): 1-16, 2 pls .

Dijkman, N.A. & Kromkamp, J.C. (2007). Photosynthetic characteristics of the phytoplankton in the Scheldt estuary: community and single-cell fluorescence measurements. European Journal of Phycology 41: 425-434.

Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Hoppenrath, M., Elbrächter, M. & Drebes, G. (2009). Marine phytoplankton Selected microphytoplankton species from the North Sea around Helgoland and Sylt. pp. [1]-264, figs 1-87. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Kim, K.Y., Garbary D.J. & McLachlan, J.L. (2004). Phytoplankton dynamics in Pomquet Harbour, Nova Scotia: a lagoon in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence. Phycologia 43: 311-328.

Lee, J.H. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 6. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Thalassiosiraceae, Rhizosoleniaceae. Marine diatoms II. pp. [1-6], 1-110, figs 1-70. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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